Articles & Interviews


ARTICLE: Youth on Fire: Book Review
By Darcy Ottey

ARTICLE: Reflections from Auroville: Auroville International USA Features Melissa and Golden Bridge. By Melissa Michaels, Ed.D., Summer 2017

PODCAST: Dancing to our True Nature – A Conversation with Melissa Michaels, founder of Golden Bridge and Movement Mass. On Heartseed Health Podcast with Noah K. Goldstein, L.Ac. MSOM, November 8, 2019

ARTICLE: Youth Development-Celebrating the Sacred Dance of Body and Heart: By Christina Eisert, Boulder Weekly, June 2004

PODCAST: Coming Home to our Bodies. Melissa Michaels interviewed by Lois Shannon / The Woman’s Network, 2017

ARTICLE: Article about Surfing The Creative for IEATA (International Expressive Arts Therapy Association). Melissa’s Article in Ripening Seeds ~ Institute of Education & Arts Therapy Association Magazine: Autumn 2015 

INTERVIEW: Melissa on Metro (KGNU Boulder), with Miriam Schiff, December 2018

ARTICLE: The Rite of Dance. Published in the Black Child Journal. By Melissa Michaels, Ed.D., Spring 2014

INTERVIEW: Melissa at the Body Intelligence Summit with Mark Metz, 2014

Interviews & Talks with Melissa

Melissa Michaels keynote speech at the United Nations Youth Assembly, 2014

Youth on Fire book release talk by Melissa Michaels, Ed.D., 2017

Creative Chaos: A Wide-Angled View, presented by Melissa Michaels

Conscious Dance Online Conference 2019

Melissa Michaels interviewed by Jeannie Manchester about her work with women and the feminine, May 5, 2014

A Journey Through Life Cycles: perspectives on how the body can be a resource for the support of healthy human development. Melissa Michaels interviewed by Livia Shapiro, April 2017

Melissa Michaels interviewed by Frederick Marx (Warrior Films) about her rites of passage leadership programs (video 1)

Melissa Michaels interviewed by Frederick Marx (Warrior Films) about her rites of passage leadership programs (video 2)

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